Leveraging Big Data for Predictive Analysis
- John Pirc, John is an advisor to HP's CISO on Cyber Security and has lectured at the US Naval Post Graduate School.
- David Desanto
Threat Forecasting: Leveraging Big Data for Predictive Analysis discusses the dangers associated with relying on historical data, security incident reports, and network analysis to predict future security breaches.
Readers will gain valuable security insights into unstructured big data and how to use it to their advantage to reduce risk.
Drawing upon years of practical experience and using numerous examples and illustrative case studies, the book discusses important topics, including the danger of using historic data as the basis for predicting future breaches, how to use security intelligence as a tool to develop threat forecasting techniques, and how to use threat data visualization techniques and threat simulation tools. In addition, a proven methodology that can be used to create a full threat forecast analysis for any size enterprise network is included.
Infosec and IT Professionals, security analysts, data analysts, chief privacy officers, risk officers.